Clara has welcomed God in her life
Clara Rivera is the lovely and proud wife of retired MLB icon, Mariano ‘Mo’ Rivera -who was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2019. He received a historical 100% of the votes. Clara is also the mother of Mariano’s three sons.
Refuge of Hope’s website says about pastor Clara “Clara’s has not only accepted the pastorate of Refuge of Hope but also has received a clear vision of what God wants to accomplish with this body of believers. With a humble heart and her strong faith in God, she is ready and committed to fulfilling this mission”
Where does Mariano Rivera live?
The couple lived in Panama for years but made the move to the US in 2000, settling in Westchester County, New York.
Mariano Rivera House
The couple renovated a beautiful, historic building formally known as North Avenue Presbyterian Church -which was acquired from the City of New Rochelle, NY. The house was recently listed for sale for an asking price of $3.995 million. Perhaps the couple wants to move somewhere more peaceful and secluded.
Mariano Rivera’s Wife
The legendary New York Yankees relief pitcher has been happily married to his wife Clara for years. The couple has known each other since elementary school.
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Mariano Rivera Sons
In addition to being a supportive MLB wag for years, Clara is a dedicated mother to her children three children with Mariano. Together the couple has welcomed three sons, Mariano Jr, Jafet, and Jaziel.
Mariano Rivera Nationality
Though Mariano was born in Panama, he migrated to the United States. He became a naturalized citizen in 2015. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Honour in 2019, the highest civilian award.
Mariano Rivera rookie cards
Since Mariano is a legend of the game, it is no surprise that the most expensive card he sold was worth 5000 dollars. But, you can also find some cheaper ones that got your budget on eBay. They go as down as 5 dollars.
Apparently this card for sale below is the ONLY TRUE Mariano Rookie Card. We are not experts on this subject, if you are, we would love to get your opinion on it in the comments section below.
Mariano Rivera Trump
Mariano and Trump’s friendship stems from his New York days when Trump used to visit the Yankees’ games. When Trump became the president in 2017, Rivera congratulated him and extended his support. Trump even once played catch with Rivera at his residence.
New York Yankees Rivera
Mariano famously finished his career with 652 saves. He pitched 19 seasons in the major leagues, all with the New York Yankees, and retired with 952 games finished — also a record. A 13-time All-Star, Rivera helped the Yankees win five World Series titles and seven American League pennants.
Mariano Rivera Foundation
Clara and her husband have also been heavily involved in philanthropic causes and the religious community through the Mariano Rivera Foundation.
Clara Rivera serves as Senior Pastor of Refuge of Hope -which the couple began in 2009 in their home. A small group of individuals would meet for a time of prayer and share regularly.
Mariano Rivera net worth
Mariano is estimated to be worth $90 million. The earnings largely come from his career, but he has had a good financial experience after retirement as well. He is a speaker for multiple brands such as Nike. He has even set up restaurants in New York City.
Mariano Rivera Signature Card Value
The most sought-after cards of Mariano reach a value of about 600 dollars. A signed baseball bat can get you $100-150 while a signed photo is about $80.
This 2013 World Series Baseball Bat with many signatures including Mariano Rivera was selling for at least $1500 when we last looked. Amazing! Way outside this humble writer’s price bracket!
Mariano Rivera Family
These are the family members of Mariano Rivera-
- Clara Rivera – Wife
- Mariano Rivera Jr – Son
- Jafet Rivera – Son
- Jaziel Rivera – Son
Clara Rivera was born Clara Younce, she is the fourth child of Juan and Ana’s six children. She and Mariano met while attending elementary school in their native Panama. The two have been married since November 9, 1991.
Mariano Rivera age
Rivers was born on 29 November 1969. He is 52 years old (2021).
What is Mariano Rivera doing now?
There was some buzz about Rivera coming back to New York Yankees as a coach. But, he is invested in his foundation and charity work.
Mariano Rivera Hall of Fame
Clara’s 52-year-old husband was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame as part of its class of 2019. This was the Panamanian’s first year of eligibility and was the first player ever to be elected unanimously.
Mariano Rivera Autographs
You can find a ton of signed memorabilia on the internet. Marian signature increases the worth of the item and you can find everything within the budget of $300.
Mariano Rivera Signed Baseball
The cost of a signed baseball will of course depend on its condition. If it’s preserved carefully, you should get one around the cost of $80.
We found this one recently for sale in a special trophy case for over $1500! Who has the money to buy these types of memorabilia? If you do, tell us about your collection in the comments below because we are astounded.
[Video] Mariano Rivera Biography
Regarded as the greatest relief pitcher of all time, Rivera wrote a book about his life story. He called it The Closer: My Story. The book came out on 6 May 2014.
While Clara chooses to stay away from social media, you can use the following handles to find Mariano on –
- Instagram – @MarianoRivera
- Twitter – @MarianoRivera
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